Butte County

Galen Stockdale, a manager for the Food Banks of Contra Costa and Solano Counties, displays packages destined for survivors of the Camp Fire in Butte County.
Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio
Matt Bigler
November 30, 2018 - 11:57 am
The devastating fire in Butte County is putting extra stress on Bay Area food banks, which are now providing supplies to families displaced by the Camp Fire.
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Anchor Brewing in San Francisco is one of hundreds of breweries that is making the Resilience Butte County Proud IPA to benefit Camp Fire survivors.
Carrie Hodousek/ KCBS Radio
Carrie Hodousek
November 27, 2018 - 9:41 pm
Brewers began making a special ale on Tuesday that will be sold early next year to raise money for survivors of the immense wildfire in Butte County.
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Nov. 18, 2018; Chico, CA, USA; The Camp Fire burned so quickly through the town of Paradise that little remains recognizable from the businesses that once lined the streets near the heart of the town.
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 27, 2018 - 7:50 am
The number of people killed in California's deadliest fire grew to 88 as Butte County's sheriff announced that investigators determined previously discovered remains came from more than one person.
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After a brief delay to let a downpour pass, volunteers resume their search for human remains at a mobile home park in Paradise, Calif., Friday, Nov. 23, 2018. A team from Orange County in Southern California is among several teams conducting a second search of a mobile home park after the deadly Camp wildfire torched part of Butte County in Northern California. Task force leader Craig Covey, in blue jacket at center, says his team is doing a second search because there are outstanding reports of missing people whose last known address was at the mobile home park. (AP Photo/Kathleen Ronayne)
November 24, 2018 - 4:14 pm
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The catastrophic wildfire in Northern California is nearly out after several days of rain, but searchers are still completing the meticulous task of combing through now-muddy ash and debris for signs of human remains. Crews resumed the grim work Saturday as rain cleared out...
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Thousands of buildings were destroyed in Paradise, Calif. during the Camp Fire.
AP Photo/Rich Pedroncell
Tim Ryan
November 23, 2018 - 4:26 pm
Bob Wilson, a businessman from San Diego County, will give $1,000 to every student and employee from Paradise High School after the deadly Camp Fire leveled much of the town.
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Michael Reining, left, and Chelsea Meddings, right, chop mint in preparation for a community Thanksgiving meal for survivors of the deadly Camp Fire in Northern California, on the campus of California State University, in Chico, Calif., Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018. They are volunteering with World Central Kitchen, which is teaming up with local businesses to provide thousands of Thanksgiving meals to displaced people. (AP Photo/Kathleen Ronayne)
November 22, 2018 - 8:27 pm
CHICO, Calif. (AP) — Patty Rough lost her Paradise home and most of her belongings in the Camp Fire, and she had no place to cook a family meal on Thanksgiving. But she and her husband are safe, and she was still able to spend the holiday with her children over plates of turkey, cranberry sauce and...
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Arnold Schwarzenegger visited firefighters trying to put out the Camp Fire in Butte County
KCBS Radio Midday News
November 21, 2018 - 12:36 pm
Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger made a surprise visit to firefighters battling the deadly blaze burning across Butte County and criticzed President Trump for his comments about the fire.
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Green Bay Pakcers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who was born in Chico, is helping to raise money for survivors of the deadly fire in Butte County, California.
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 21, 2018 - 9:43 am
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, a native of Chico, Calif, has come up with a way to easily raise money for survivors of the deadly fire in Butte County.
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Investigators recover remains in Paradise, Calif.
(AP Photo/John Locher, File)
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 21, 2018 - 6:00 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local): 8 p.m. A California sheriff says the list of names of those unaccounted for after a deadly wildfire has increased to 870. Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea says the additional 171 names came from a backlog of...
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- In this Nov. 9, 2018 photo, Cathy Fallon reacts as she stands near the charred remains of her home in Paradise, Calif
.(AP Photo/John Locher, File)
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 20, 2018 - 6:49 am
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local): 7:30 p.m. A Northern California sheriff says two more sets of human remains were found Monday, bringing the total number killed in a devastating California wildfire to 79. Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea says the list...
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